SKGABC Assistant Overnight Guide

Join us for this 9-day course designed for those interested in learning the skills necessary to become a sea kayak guide for day trips and overnight expeditions.

This course is designed for motivated individuals seeking to become certified Assistant Overnight Guides with the Sea Kayak Guides Alliance of BC (SKGABC) and recreational paddlers seeking to improve their intermediate paddling skills.

The 9-day Assistant Overnight Guide course is accredited by the Sea Kayak Guides Alliance of BC (SKGABC) and includes the Assistant Overnight Guide exam.  Successful candidates will be awarded Assistant Overnight Guide certification and Paddle Canada Level 2 Skills.

Skill Level

Prerequisites

  • Previous paddling and camping experience. To become a participant, you already need to be able to take care of yourself while camping and traveling in the wilderness.
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ISKGA Training Modules Included

  • Coastal Guide Leadership
  • Coastal Planning & Navigation
  • Expedition Skills
  • Expedition Skills & Sustainability
  • Sea Kayaking Fundamentals Level Two

Upcoming Courses

Date: TBA, 2020
Haida Gwaii, BC
$2000 CDN 

Course Notes:

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Date: April 25-May 3, 2020
Ucluelet and Clayoquot Sound
$1299 CDN for bookings before March 20, 2020. $1399 CDN for bookings after March 20, 2020. 

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Date: May 9-17, 2020
Ucluelet and Clayoquot Sound
$1299 CDN for bookings before March 20, 2019. $1399 CDN for bookings after March 20, 2019. 

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Date: July 4-12, 2020
Ucluelet and Clayoquot Sound
$1299 CDN for bookings before March 20, 2019. $1399 CDN for bookings after March 20, 2019. 

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Date: September 19-27, 2020
Ucluelet and Clayoquot Sound
$1299 CDN for bookings before March 20, 2019. $1399 CDN for bookings after March 20, 2019. 

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Booking and Payment Notes

A deposit of $350 is required at the time of registration in order to secure your spot. The balance of your payment is due at least 30 days before the start of the program. Payment can be made by Interac E-Transfer, cheque, money order, or cash. You can also pay the full amount with a credit card using the online registration system on our website.